Advances in Cancer Research

Advances in Cancer Research

1st Edition - July 30, 2009

Write a review

  • Editors: George Vande Woude, George Klein
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780123744371
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080922331

Purchase options

Purchase options
DRM-free (Mobi, PDF, EPub)
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out

Institutional Subscription

Free Global Shipping
No minimum order


Advances in Cancer Research provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research. Here, once again, outstanding and original reviews are presented on a variety of topics, including tumor dormancy, micro RNA, tumor angiogenesis, cancer in mouse models, liposome based chemo and autoimmunotherapy, signaling in angiogenesis, targeted cancer therapy, and regulatory t-cells.


Researchers and students in the basic and clinical sciences of cancer biology and oncology, plus related areas in genetics, immunology, pharmacology, cell biology, and molecular biology.

Table of Contents

  • 1: Tumor Dormancy and Metastasis
    Ann F. Chambers
    2: The Role of Micro RNA in CLL
    Carlo Croce
    3: Tumor Angiogenesis and Wound Repair
    Nancy Boudreau
    4: Deciphering the Complexities of Cancer in Mouse Models
    Terry Van Dyke
    5: Liposome Based Chemo and Autoimmunotherapy: From Basic Research to Approved Drugs
    Yechezkel Barenholz
    6: P13K/PTEN Signaling in Angiogenesis and Tumorigenesis
    Bing-Hua Jiang
    7: The Trail to the Targeted Therapy of Breast Cancer
    Stan Lipkowitz
    8: Regulatory T-Cells
    Danila Valmori

Product details

  • No. of pages: 450
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2009
  • Published: July 30, 2009
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780123744371
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080922331

About the Editors

George Vande Woude

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Rapids, MI, USA NCI-Frederick Cancer Research Facility Frederick, Maryland ABL-Basic Research Program, NCI-Frederick Cancer Research and Development Center, Frederick, Maryland

George Klein

Affiliations and Expertise

Karolinska Insitutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Ratings and Reviews

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for "Advances in Cancer Research"